The Master and Margarita – Mikhail Bulgakov

The Master and Margarita – Mikhail Bulgakov

The Master and Margarita takes place in the same setting where it was written- the USSR at the height of the Stalinist period. During that time, artists had to work under strict censorship and were often subject to imprisonment, exile and sometimes even death. Thus, for Bulgakov, there was never any question of publishing the [...]

2019 Reading Review

2019 Reading Review

What a year it has been! A year full of incredible stories,  new adventures, dark moments but also newfound courage. I am so thankful for each and every second of 2019, even the ones where I was lost in the darkest and most horrifying corridors of my mind, because I've learnt so much about myself. [...]

Festive Season

Festive Season

It is finally December, which means time for me to start listening to Christmas songs on repeat and watch all of my favourite Christmas films! I think I love the expectant build up to Christmas more than I actually love Christmas day, probably because that feeling of having something to look forward to adds some [...]

Autumn Book Tag

Autumn Book Tag

Since we're almost halfway through October already, I couldn't pass up an opportunity to do this wonderful Autumn Book Tag created by the lovely Viktoria from Seelieknight. It encompasses everything that I love about this season. Best autumnal themed book cover? Which fictional friend group would you trust with a Ouija board? Which book setting would you [...]

That Autumn Feeling

That Autumn Feeling

The dark season is finally upon us! It's the season of colours and shadows, cold mornings and warm beds, haunted houses and cheerful firesides. I cannot properly articulate how much I love this time of year. I can still remember myself getting excited over the prospect of going back to school, brimming with brand new [...]